Send your EAC team an email with your company name and the details of your services. Thank you in advance for pitching in!
Salvation Army Community Meals (Boxed Meals)
Food for Greater Elgin: Income restrictions may apply
South Elgin Food Pantry - Open to all South Elgin residents
McAlister’s Deli: Kids eat free all March
Elgin Fresh Market: 8-9 am Wednesday, Thursday and Friday shopping open to people aged 65 and older only; ID required
Special Shopping Hours
In an effort to protect our senior citizens and those considered high risk for contracting COVID-19, many grocery stores have set aside times for these populations to shop.
Jewel-Osco- Every Tuesday and Thursday from 7-9 a.m.
Meijer- Meijer stores and pharmacies will provide dedicated shopping times on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7-8 a.m. local time
ALDI- Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30-9:30 a.m. for seniors, expectant mothers and those with health concerns
The Fresh Market-Monday through Friday 8-9 a.m.
Woodman’s- Wednesday morning between 6-8 a.m. at all locations
Trader Joe's- Every day between 9-10 a.m., Crew Members will maintain an additional line outside the front door for senior customers
Elgin Fresh Market- Wednesdays and Fridays from 8-9 a.m. for senior citizens and those physically handicapped
Butera Market- Suggested to visit stores from 7-9 a.m.
Costco- Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 8-9 a.m. for members 60+ and those with physical impairments
This is a list of the common grocery stores in the area. If you have questions about a store not listed, contact them directly.
How to get help: https://solvehungertoday.org/coronavirus/#gethelp
How to GIVE help: https://solvehungertoday.org/coronavirus/#givehelp
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (formerly Food Stamps) which helps low-income people and families buy the food they need for good health.